Original

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Definition

original: first, primary; real, authentic; fresh, new
adjective
We need some original ideas in order to sell this product. Can anyone think of anything new to say about it?
originally authentically; primitively, to begin with

an original (painting): an authentic (painting)
noun
An original Van Gogh is worth millions of dollars these days. However there are also lots of cheaper fake copies.

Examples

  • "It is clear from your detailed notes that you are a very original interviewer."
  • "WHAT: A BRAND NEW EXHIBIT OF ORIGINAL ARTWORK BY PHILIP B."
  • "A short jingle with original lyrics and music to promote Delavigne perfumes."
  • "Nobody has any original ideas!"
  • "the more I sang, the more original my fragrances became."
  • "Bruno had better luck with independent shops, which were fascinated by Oléré's intense and original mixtures."
  • "Brian : Now, to pay tribute to our fallen comrades, an original composition from unpaid intern Edward Moon."
  • "But seriously, this logo might not be super original, but it is timeless."
  • "Ooh, look at this lovely original fireplace!"
  • "Bruno had better luck with independent shops, which were fascinated by Oléré's intense and original blends."

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